Riverbanks Zoo and Gardens
The 170-acre zoo and botanical gardens houses more than 2,000 animals, 10 gardens and the remains of Civil War-era relics.
A 1920s bank was converted into a chic martini bar in which guests enter through the original vault door.
Columbia Art Museum
The museum offers a large collection of Old Master art, including a rare fresco by Sandro Bottecelli.
Formerly Columbia’s train station, Blue Marlin serves up traditional Low Country-style seafood.
Congaree National Park
With more than 30 miles of marked trails, visitors can explore towering loblolly pines and diverse wildlife.